Norberto is a 57-year-old married man with 4 children. His oldest child is 22 years old.
Norberto is a farmer working in Sto. Niño, South Cotabato. He has been growing and selling rice for 25 years. He has requested this loan to purchase fertilizers, seeds, and herbicides. Norberto hopes that his business will grow. He also hopes for his children to finish their studies and be successful.
About Community Economic Ventures, Inc.
Community Economic Ventures, Inc. (CEVI), based in Bohol, was awarded the Platinum Award for Transparency in Social Performance Reporting by CGAP. Social performance monitoring is imperative in measuring a microfinance institution’s effectiveness. The fact that CEVI is participating in this process speaks volumes about the organization’s commitment to serving its clients effectively. In addition to providing credit for its clients, CEVI provides savings, insurance, and training through regular cluster group meetings.